A Surgeon’s Preference for Custom Implants

    Wolfgang Fitz, MD, from Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, is a strong proponent of using custom implants for partial and total knee arthroplasty to better fit the components to each patient’s unique anatomy.

    We recently asked Dr. Fitz to discuss his preference for custom implants, including his thoughts on whether the benefits justify the increased costs. Click the image above to hear his comments.

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